ergatoid


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ergatoid

(ˌɜːɡəˈtɔɪd) entomol
n
(Zoology) a wingless, worker-like ant with sexual capability
adj
(Zoology) having the characteristics of a wingless, worker-like ant with sexual capability
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The panamensis major worker/ergatoid has eyes and a median ocellus, although this might be associated in some way with its ergatoid condition.